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SomeOfUs: The Queensland Premier Is Selling Off Aboriginal Lands to Frackers -- and the UN Is Taking Notice. PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: Australia, Santos Ltd, Queensland, Channel County, Mathaka people, Aboriginal, indigenous people's rights, fracking, waterways, risk, petition, SumOfUs, Campbell Newman, Queensland Premier, government, HumanRights )

Evelyn
- 13 hours ago - action.sumofus.org
Santos Ltd recently struck a deal with Premier Campbell Newman to allow fracking through Queensland's Channel Country, traditionally home of the Mathaka people, thus conspiring to trample Aboriginal rights and put vital waterways at risk.
SOCP - Press Release: Wildlife Groups Hail New EU Legislation as a Boost for Responsible Palm Oil Production
Business  (tags: Good News, business, EU, legislation, labelling, ingredients, palm oil, food packaging, responsible palm oil production, orangutans, other endangered species )

Evelyn
- 5 days ago - orangutans-sos.org
New Europe-wide legislation which comes into effect 13 Dec means that palm oil will no longer be a hidden ingredient on food packaging - a move conservation groups are hailing as a significant step forward for the protection of orangutans and other ...
How Regular People Are Fixing the International Palm-Oil Industry
Business  (tags: good news, environmentalists, international palm-oil industry, massive shift in policy, critical inflection point, change, Glenn Hurowitz, Grist, Kellogg's, Cargill, Wilmar, the Forest Trust )

Evelyn
- 5 days ago - grist.org
The palm-oil crisis isn't over, but it has reached a critical inflection point - instead of just shouting from outside the gates, the environmentalists are inside, working hand in had with business leaders who have tremendous power to drive change.
Have You Hugged Your Chicken Today? (Original)   video
Offbeat  (tags: chicken, boy, affection, love, hug, off-beat )

Evelyn
- 5 days ago - youtu.be
With so much hate being expressed round the world - here is a short moment of counterpoint ... spontaneous pure love. Watching this might be the best moment of your day!
Middle East: Palestinian Minister Dies During Protest
World  (tags: Palestine, West Bank, occupied territories, israel, PA, Minister, Abu Ein, death, peaceful protest, olive tree-planting )

Evelyn
- 6 days ago - aljazeera.com
Peaceful activists were planting olive trees on land near the illegal settlement of Adei Ad when the soldiers attacked them and fired large amounts of tear gas at the group. Abu Ein inhaled teargas & was assaulted by the soldiers, according to witnesses.
The 29 Most Iconic Photos of 2014
Offbeat  (tags: 29 iconic photos, 2014, photos, pictures, world )

Evelyn
- 7 days ago - mic.com
Protests to progress, deadly warfare to beautiful acts of compassion, frivolous selfies to powerful moments of defiance were all captured on camera. As 2014 comes to a close, here's a look back at the moments that we'll be remembering for years to come
"Palestine Is Not An Environment Story"
World  (tags: Civil liberties, Human Rights, censorship, geo-politics, environment, energy, special interests, Gaza, Palestine, Israel, Leviathon fields, gas )

Evelyn
- 7 days ago - commondreams.org
How I was censored by The Guardian newspaper for writing about Israel's war for Gaza's gas. Ultimately, mainstream media remains under the undue influence of powerful special interests, whether financial, corporate or ideological.
The Canadian Government Just Granted Big Oil Companies the Right to Bomb the Arctic Seabed. PETITION
Environment  (tags: Canada, Clyde River, Nunavut, narwhals, Inuit, Big Oilconservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitat destruction )

Evelyn
- 8 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Oil exploration threatens narwhals and an entire way of life. Oil exploration and offshore drilling destroys aquatic ecosystems, putting the narwhal and Inuit communities both at risk. Don't allow Big Oil to wreck the Arctic Ocean." PLEASE SIGN
Central Kalimantan Railway Gets Thumbs Down From Jokowi Administration
Business  (tags: Good News, conservation, environment, humans, coal mining, Indomet, Indonesia, Central Kalimantan Railway, WALHI/Friends of the Earth Indonesia )

Evelyn
- 8 days ago - endcoal.org
The Ministry believes the rail development is contrary to government policy to encourage the use of coal for domestic interests rather than export. It also believes that the project will benefit large mining companies and not the general population
PepsiCo Global Call-in Day - HELP Save the Leuser Ecosystem
Business  (tags: Leuser ecosystem, Indonesia, Malaysia, conservation, destruction, rainforest destruction, PepsiCo, Sustainabililty, habitat destruction, palm oil )

Evelyn
- 9 days ago - endoftheicons.org
Every day bulldozers drive deeper and deeper in the last stands of rainforest in Indonesia and Malaysia. Why? To meet the ever-growing demand for Conflict Palm Oil that is used in potato chips, crackers and snack foods made by companies including PepsiCo
 
 
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